Testimonials

Large family retail shop, approx. 10 employees

"Our family company first approached Mark over 20 years ago to be their new accountant. Mark has been very professional and helpful, and being independent like we are as a company, we feel very valued. What we like is that nothing ever seems too much bother and we have all become good friends. If your business needs an excellent accountant that is professional and conscientious then Mark is for you."

Self-employed cleaner

"Mark has been doing my accounts for a number of years now. I am a self-employed cleaner working on my own and after one initial consultation he pointed me in the right direction. He keeps me up to date on anything that may affect my business and anything relating to the Budget. He makes sure everything is up to date in a way that is very easy to understand and has given me complete peace of mind. Always there to help. I would recommend his services to anyone."

Specialist family roofing consultancy company

"Mark has been our accountant since we set up our business in 2001. He was very approachable and helpful in the early days in setting up our accounting system and answering any queries we had. I had not previously had any accounting experience and Mark was very patient in explaining formats and systems and helping with the appropriate returns. Over time Mark has become more of a friend advising on complex tax and VAT queries in a prompt and detailed manner; and if he is unsure then he will contact other advisers to ensure he is giving us the correct information. We have been very grateful for the expert advice he has given over the years. I appreciate that he is running our payroll and completing the end of year accounts. I have confidence in the way in which this is carried out – which is very reassuring when running a business. I have no hesitation in recommending Mark as a knowledgeable, conscientious and competent accountant."

Family tax returns incl. investment income and lettings statements

"Mark has been our family accountant for many years now. As well as completing self-assessment forms for the four of us he has been very helpful with advice over the years on tax matters such as inheritance tax and capital gains tax. We have always found Mark easy to contact and straightforward to talk to either face to face or by e mail. I would not hesitate in recommending his services."

Family carpentry and building partnership

"Mark has been our accountant for almost 30 years and has seen our business evolve over this time. He has been with us through thick and thin and has steadfastly worked alongside us when our business needs have changed. He provides a very efficient and friendly service and is always on hand to offer advice or help with any accounting needs we may have. We trust him implicitly with our financial information and know that our accounts are in safe hands. "

Self-employed hairdresser

"Mark has been my accountant since 1992. He has always been very professional, and extremely good at his job. His manner is polite and friendly and nothing is too much trouble, always happy to offer advice. He has looked after me and my small business for a really long time, and I have been so happy with his work, he has helped me a lot over the years with his knowledge and wisdom...!! I would highly recommend Mark, he is a great accountant."

Self-assessment tax return, incl. investment income

"For a number of years, I’ve been guided, advised, and supported by the excellent, detailed and knowledgeable advice from my accountant, Mark Anderson. In my particular circumstances - as a widow and a grandmother of 12 grandchildren, I have been given extremely relevant advice concerning gift giving, to mitigate Inheritance Tax, to make use of annual allowances and Gift Aid advice re my overly generous charity donations! Overall, I rate Mark extremely highly, both intellectually, and also in his perception of my particular aims to care for my family in the years ahead. Also, we have in place an annual Tax Compliance Service Agreement. This gives me peace of mind in case of any HMRC enquiries. I recommend Mark Anderson 100% to anyone in need of a Chartered Accountant, at any stage of their life."

Self-employed windows and doors sales consultant - now employed

"I have been using Mark Anderson’s services for over 20 years Over this time he has helped me with all aspects of my accounts and tax returns, and more recently with PAYE payroll and VAT. I can thoroughly recommend his services, as it leaves you totally confident and without any doubt, that all is in very safe hands. leaving you free from worry, and able to focus on a forwards perspective on your business"

Self-employed – engineering and ornamental metalwork

"Being in a practical trade, time preparing and submitting accounts would mean time lost for earning. For nearly ten years Mark Anderson has proved to be a reliable and helpful accountant, always able to answer questions and offer useful advice. Worth every penny!!"

Telecommunications network services company

"I have only good things to say about the service you have provided me over the last three years; from your initial help and guidance with setting-up my limited company through to the current day-to-day your support has been invaluable. All communication is delivered professionally and in a friendly fashion, giving me precise information and instruction in a timely manner. Any questions that I have put to you, however naïvely, you have responded to promptly with a thorough explanation. To trust that my company is in safe hands with regards to compliancy in the ever-changing landscape of HMRC’s rules and regulations is reassuring to say the least. I hope that we can continue working together for some time to come."

Self-employed beauty therapist

"I was highly recommended to Mark via friends who have used his service for some years. As a small business of over 20 years, I rely on an accountant to be honest, helpful, informative and understanding of my business’s accountancy needs. Mark and his team are ALL of the above. Nothing is ever too much trouble; they always respond to my issues very promptly. I highly recommend him to anyone who needs the services he provides."

Self-employed author and self-employed researcher & consultant (husband and wife)

"We have been clients of Mark’s for about five years; it is hard to see how anyone could do the job better. He is very knowledgeable, very efficient, never fazed, and a very pleasant guy (which makes all the difference). A great find!"

Former client who ran consultancy company – now retired

"Thank you for all the support, assurance and advice that you have given Sally and I over the years. You have been a total professional in your work Mark, but more importantly you have been a pleasure to work with, a very authentic, positive and friendly character. We both wish you and your family the very best. To be honest I still consider you as our family accountant and Sally and I will turn to you again if we need your advice or support."

Self-employed safety risk assessment consultant

"As a sole trader undertaking an assortment of health, safety, fire and legionella services to public and private organisations and residential properties, I have been dealing with chartered accountant, Mark Anderson, for the last six years in relation to my annual tax accounts. Mark is extremely welcoming whenever we meet, he uses clear and unambiguous language and can always be relied upon to provide me with concise, accurate and current tax and accounting information, guidance and advice that is always given in a professional and efficient manner within the required financial timescales. I would, and have recently, recommended Mark’s services to local business associates and personal friends regarding their individual tax accounting management."

Self-employed driving instructor

"Having been a client of Mark Anderson for many years now, I can say with experience and confidence that the service received is of the highest standard, just what you would expect from a family run business. No matter what tax problems or concerns I have, they are always sorted fast and efficiently, and reported back promptly. The fees are very competitive, especially considering the professional services that is provided. I do not hesitate in recommending Mark Anderson to any business, large or small."

Former company client who provided specialist clay modelling/design services to automotive industry – now retired

"Mark has been our accountant for 15 years. He has provided us with expert advice in relation to our company accounts, tax liabilities and VAT. Over this period there have been numerous changes to the rules for tax and small companies and Mark has always ensured he keeps us updated. Mark and his small team are friendly and very professional."

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